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Teams from 3 US oil states in worldwide petroleum quiz bowl

Apr. 12, 2021 15:04 PM EDT

Universities from Texas, Louisiana and Oklahoma will compete against teams from around the world in a petroleum engineering quiz bowl, and a second Texas school and universities from Canada and Mexico have a chance. The University of Texas at Austin and the University of...

Jackson State gets funding to boost STEM capabilities

Mar. 15, 2021 12:00 PM EDT

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Jackson State University is one of five schools to get a Scientific Leadership Award. The schools — described as minority-serving institutions — will receive up to $2.8 million across five universities in 2021, WLBT-TV reported. ...